By Gavin Gibbon
Flights to Sweden will take the airline's passenger network to 63 destinations
Emirates airline is to resume passenger services to Stockholm from next month.
The Dubai-based carrier has announced the weekly flights to the Swedish capital, which will see its European network expanded to 22 cities.
The restart of Stockholm flights means that all Emirates gateways in Scandinavia will have resumed services by August, with flights to Oslo resuming from August 4 and services to Copenhagen being in operation since June.
It will take the airline’s passenger network to 63 destinations in August.
Operating the Emirates Boeing 777-300ER, the flights between Stockholm and Dubai will operate once a week on Saturdays. Emirates flight EK157 will depart Dubai at 8.40am and arrive in Stockholm at 1.10pm. The return flight EK 158 leaves Stockholm Arlanda Airport at 3.05pm and arrives into Dubai International Airport at 11.20pm (all times are local).